How did we become a Lord of the Flies society?

October 10, 2019
I know someone who believed the world was just like the island society depicted in the 1954 novel, Lord of the Flies. In that novel, boys turned on each other with...

Is Facebook dangerous?

September 26, 2019
Living as I do fairly near Facebook I've watched the company grow and develop. Can't say Mark Z comes out looking good around here. He's not considered the visionary...

What to do if you think their grass is greener

February 5, 2018
Comparison has become a byproduct of social media. Others' lives look so much better than ours, sometimes, don't they?  But don't fall into that trap. Focus on your...

How to Vaguebook

November 20, 2017
Urban Dictionary defined vaguebooking as an intentionally vague Facebook status update that prompts friends to ask what's going on or is possibly a cry for help. or as...

Things I’ve learned on social media

October 4, 2017
Things I've learned on social media: Everyone's got an opinion. Judgmental comments are a way of life for many. More people than I thought lack filters. There are a...

What people think

July 31, 2017
This can be a very hard lesson, indeed. Because many times we're driven by what people think of us. Even if we're not conscious of it. People see us through their own...

The faux intimacy of social media friendships

July 10, 2017
Social media friendships are a special kind of relationship. We may not have ever met in person, but we know them through what they post about their lives, their...

Boost your blog traffic NOW

January 31, 2017
Are you using social media to drive traffic to your blog and not getting the results you hoped for? Do you read everything you can find about increasing blog traffic...

The growing problem of social media anxiety disorder

February 11, 2016
We've got a bunch of these friends, all of us do. You know the ones I mean. They post gorgeous selfies several times a month. Their photo tags for an evening out show...

The puzzle of Pinterest & other things

February 3, 2016
Whenever I write a post like this, reader response falls in four categories: Those to whom it doesn't matter. Those who agree wholeheartedly. Those who disagree,...

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